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Talent Development Student, Alyssa Mason, is URI’s first-ever participant in the Fulbright UK Summer Institute. In a few weeks, Alyssa Mason will board a plane and fly to England to spend a month at a university polishing her writing skills. Oh, and she might eat some shepherd’s pie, too. The trip is a dream come […]
Commencement 2013 Student Profile of Talent Development Alumnus Ivan Brooks. Ivan Brooks has sung in New York, Boston, Los Angeles, Atlanta and Providence, and he is marketing his casual clothing line to young people across the country. His tune, Nice Girl, reached number 16 on Beatport, and Underground Music named him the 2008 Rhythm and […]
Talent Development would like to acknowledge Eugenio Fernandez, class of 2013, after completing his time at URI with degrees in Pharmacy, Psychology, Biology and a Masters in Business Administration. Congratulations Dr. Fernandez!
Commencement 2013: Early experiences, work ethic propel Talent Development nursing alumna to job with Sloan-Kettering
Commencement 2013 Student Profile of Talent Development Alumna Trystan Del Tufo. From the moment her little sister was born, Trystan Del Tufo was learning to become a nurse. “My little sister was born with a serious congenital heart defect requiring three open heart surgeries,” said the former Exeter resident and recent University of Rhode Island graduate, […]
URI’s first Science & Engineering Fellows spend summer tackling research on challenging global issues
Talent Development Student Stephanie Kimura is featured in URI Today. She organized environmental education programs for youth groups in Providence. A resident of North Kingstown, she said that the fellowship “gave me a sense of independence, which I loved. I was able to implement the ideas that I came up with, and my mentors allowed […]
Commencement 2012 – URI nursing student with ‘caring gene’ serves as ambassador for students, patients
Commencement 2012 Student Profile and Video of Talent Development Alumna Reudi Correia. Reudi Correia said she has always had “the caring gene,” and she proved it by taking care of her family in good times and bad while she was growing up. As a nursing student at the University of Rhode Island, she continued in that […]
Talent Development Student, Patrick Eads, is now featured as one of the Computer Science Department’s Student Spotlights. Patrick Eads, born in Charlotte, NC moved to Rhode Island in 2001 and is now in his 5th year at URI, finishing a triple major in Computer Science, German, and Mathematics. Starting his freshman year, Patrick decided to […]
This article orginally appeared in the Fall 2002 TD Newsletter. Rev. Arthur L. Hardge: The Struggle for Justice The Reverend Arthur L. Hardge, a noted civil rights leader, was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on April 8, 1927. He was a son of the late Rev. Elias and Clara Edith (Smith) Hardge. In 1929, the Hardge family moved to Jersey City, New […]
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